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Women’s Words Week

Pride Films and Plays is delighted to announce the results of our Women’s Words contest and have named Pat Montley, Laura Jones, Jan O’Connor and Heidi FitzGerald as the four finalists. In a change from previous years, Women’s Words will include a week of entertainment with lesbian characters or themes. We will begin with a…

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“Some Men” is Jeff Recommended

Some Men had a great opening weekend, and is Jeff Recommended! Now is the time to order tickets, as Rivendell theater only has 48 seats! Tickets can be purchased here.


Women’s Words Planning Meeting

There is a planning meeting Saturday, August 9th at noon for Women’s Work Week coming up September 15 to 21. If you have an interest in lesbian characters or films, just us at our Wilson rehearsal space!

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Welcome Larry Baker

Pride Films and Plays is thrilled to welcome Larry Baker to our Board of Directors. Read more about out Board here.

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Adopt An Actor and Support “Some Men”

Terrence McNally’s Some Men is our biggest show to date.  Please consider supporting the production by ‘adopting’ one of the actors here. Some Men kicks off our thrilling 2013-14 season on August 14!

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Cast Announced For “Some Men”

Pride Films and Plays is thrilled to announce an exciting cast for the Chicago premiere of Some Men by Terrence McNally. The cast includes PFP Artistic Associates Patrick Rybarczyk and Nelson Rodriguez, and Artistic Ensemble Members David Besky, Sam Button-Harrison, Tom Chiola, Edward Fraim, and Jude Hansen. They are joined by Ben Burke, Jeremy Sonkin,…

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Queer Bits Film Fest

Pride Films and Plays announces eight short films and three episodes from Chicago-based webseries receiving their Chicago premieres during Queer Bits Film Festival at the Pub Theatre (3914 N Clark) on June 30th, 2014. Pride Films and Plays’ Queer Bits Film Festival will include a sexy comedy about two straight actors stripping down to rehearse…